What's Located Around Hotel on the Cay

The gorgeous beaches in the US Virgin Islands are some of the most-loved attractions that you'll find on the islands. If you are looking forward to the beach more than anything, Hotel on the Cay has what you need. This property is situated right on the water, so vacationers can spend as much time as they like soaking up the sun if they so desire. Being able to relax in an area without groups of other vacationers in the area is truly something to be valued. This beach is known for that type of environment because it's hidden away from the more crowded areas of the Virgin Islands.

Nearby Beaches

Needless to say, since Hotel on the Cay sits directly on Sugar Beach, relaxing at the water's edge is popular with guests staying here. Named for the sugar white sands that rest on the beach, Sugar Beach is located behind a resort of the same name, and is often crowded only by resort guests sunning themselves and snorkeling. For those who want some variety, its not difficult to find another beach to experience. Clicking on each link below allows you to view our detailed article:

Beaches Near Hotel on the Cay
Beach Distance Direction Location
Grotto Beach 1.2 E 1.3 mi. East-Northeast of Christiansted
Colony Cove 1.3 WNW 1.3 mi. West-Northwest of Christiansted
Mermaid Beach 1.4 ENE 1.5 mi. East-Northeast of Christiansted
Shoy's Beach 1.6 ENE 1.7 mi. Northeast of Christiansted
Hibiscus Beach 2.1 WNW 2.2 mi. West-Northwest of Christiansted
Tamarind Reef Beach 2.9 E 2.9 mi. East of Christiansted
Half Penny Beach 3.0 S 2.9 mi. South of Christiansted
Chenay Bay Beach 3.0 E 3.1 mi. East of Christiansted
Wacho Beach 3.0 S Bamboo
Cormorant Beach 3.3 NW Judith's Fancy
Coakley Bay Beach 3.9 E 3.9 mi. East of Christiansted
Columbus Landing Beach 4.3 WNW 4.3 mi. Northwest of Christiansted

Grotto Beach is probably the most convenient option to visit near these accommodations. One of the beaches set on the Buccaneer Resort's property, Grotto Beach features not only the sandy surf, but a pool, a grill, and three holes of the golf course. Buccaneer guests enjoy the possible watersports available here.

Nearby Areas

Travelers who want to know a little bit more about the area's important features may want to know how far the nearby city or town is from the property. Hotel on the Cay is found toward the center of the island of Protestant Cay, 0.2 miles northeast of downtown Christiansted;

The following table contains a listing of areas near Hotel on the Cay:

Cities, Towns, and Neighborhoods Nearby
Area Name Distance Direction
Christiansted 0.1 S
downtown Christiansted 0.2 SW
Golden Rock 1.4 W
Bugby Hole 1.8 SSW
Butzberg 2.0 E
Annas Hope 2.3 SW
St. Croix 2.4 WSW
Sally's Fancy 2.6 ESE
Sion Farm 2.9 WSW

Nearby Attractions

Steeple Building

Hotel on the Cay is a great locale for active tourists. There are many active pursuits to be discovered when exploring near this lodging. You will find that this area has a lot of places for vacationers to explore, including Peter Carl Limpricht Park, The Lutheran Church, and Government House. Though there are at least three great attractions nearby, the closest one is Peter Carl Limpricht Park.

With quite a few attractions near this vacation spot, you don't have to limit yourself; more of the nearest attractions are shown in the table below.

Attractions Near Hotel on the Cay
Attraction Type Distance Direction Location
Peter Carl Limpricht Park Park 0.7 WSW Christiansted
The Lutheran Church Historical Site 0.3 SSW Downtown Christiansted
Government House Historical Site 0.2 SSW Downtown Christiansted
Apothecary Hall Museum 0.3 S Downtown Christiansted
St. Croix Archaeological Museum Museum 0.3 S Downtown Christiansted
Scale House Historical Site 0.2 S Downtown Christiansted
Steeple Building Museum 0.2 S Downtown Christiansted
Customs House Historical Site 0.2 S Downtown Christiansted
D Hamilton Jackson Park Park 0.1 S Downtown Christiansted
Fort Christiansted Historical Site 0.2 SSE Christiansted
Fort Louisa Augusta Light Lighthouse 0.7 NE Christiansted
Virgin Islands Sustainable Farm Institute Farm -- -- 2.3 mi. West-Southwest of Christiansted
Longford Sugarmill Ruins Historical Site 2.3 S 2.2 mi. South of Christiansted
Cane Garden Sugarmill Ruins Historical Site 3.1 S 3.0 mi. South of Christiansted
Green Cay National Wildlife Refuge Nature Sanctuary/Wildlife Reserve 2.7 ENE Green Cay
Southgate Coastal Reserve Nature Sanctuary/Wildlife Reserve 2.7 E 2.8 mi. East of Christiansted
Fort Sale Ruins Historical Site 4.2 WNW 4.3 mi. Northwest of Christiansted
Columbus Landing Site Historical Site 4.3 WNW 4.3 mi. Northwest of Christiansted
Coakley Bay Ruins Historical Site 4.1 E 4.1 mi. East of Christiansted
Saint George Village Botanical Gardens Botanical Garden 8.7 W 3.4 mi. East of Frederiksted
Fairleigh Dickinson Territorial Park Nature Sanctuary/Wildlife Reserve 8.4 E 8.4 mi. East of Christiansted
Point Udall Monument Monument 8.9 E 8.9 mi. East of Christiansted
Cruzan Rum Factory Distillery 10.2 WSW Carlton
St. Croix East End Marine Park Nature Sanctuary/Wildlife Reserve 9.7 E 9.7 mi. East of Christiansted
Good Hope Plantation Ruins Historical Site 10.9 WSW Carlton
Lawaetz Family Museum Museum 11.1 WSW Frederiksted Southeast
Estate Whim Museum Museum -- -- Frederiksted Southeast
Hams Bluff Lighthouse Lighthouse 11.5 W 4.0 mi. North of Frederiksted
Buddhoe Park Park 12.1 W Frederiksted
Fort Frederik Historical Site 12.1 W Frederiksted
Caribbean Museum Center for the Arts Museum 12.2 W Frederiksted
Estate Mount Washington Plantation Historical Site 12.1 W 2.2 mi. North of Frederiksted
Butler Bay Nature Preserve Nature Sanctuary/Wildlife Reserve 12.5 W 2.7 mi. North of Frederiksted
Sandy Point National Wildlife Refuge Nature Sanctuary/Wildlife Reserve 13.7 WSW 2.3 mi. South-Southwest of Frederiksted

If you're looking for somewhere a little different to visit, The Lutheran Church might be the right choice for you. Originally the Dutch Reformed Church on St. Croix, this building was built in 1744 and sold to the Lutherans in 1831, who made this their main church on the island. Today, the church is known for being one of the oldest Lutheran Churches in U.S.

Nearby Accommodations

When choosing a location to stay in, it is often a good idea to learn about nearby lodging possibilities as a means to get a better feel for the region. This part of Protestant Cay houses quite a few other resorts and hotels to choose from, which will give you lots to contemplate prior to making a decision. Take a look at the following table for full details on the hotel booking options you can find in the surrounding area.

Accommodations near Hotel on the Cay
Accommodation Distance Direction Location
King Christian Hotel 0.2 S Downtown Christiansted, St. Croix
Hotel Caravelle 0.2 SW Downtown Christiansted, St. Croix
Holger Danske Hotel 0.3 SW Downtown Christiansted, St. Croix
Club Comanche 0.4 SW Christiansted, St. Croix
Carringtons Inn 1.1 SW 1.0 mi. South West of Christiansted, St. Croix

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